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Burning feeling on upper back and down right arm. Feels like a sunburn. What could cause this?

Burning feeling on upper back and down right arm. Feels like a sunburn. What could cause this?

Many possibilties: Considering the symptoms you describe, there are many potential possibilities - some of which include nerve impingement or shingles. It would be wise for you to see your doctor about this in oder to get an appropriate evaluation. Best wishes ...Read more

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I have been having right sided neck pain for a week then 3 days after that I started to have a warm burning feeling my upper back and arms?

I have been having right sided neck pain for a week then 3 days after that I started to have a warm burning feeling my upper back and arms?

See below: There are several joints and intervertebral discs in the neck. These can wear out over time leading to pain. Degeneration of the joints or discs can cause neck pain, headaches, and shoulder pain. Sometimes a disk can compress the nerves in your neck causing shoulder or arm pain. You can also get burning and numbness. See your physician to get a definitive diagnosis ...Read more

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I keep getting this burning feeling in the upper back...help.

I keep getting this burning feeling in the upper back...help.

See your doctor: Burning pain can be from different causes, and depends on the cause of this pain , weather you been exposed to excessive sun or if you had trauma to your back or if there and rash or changes on the skin, and if there any associated temperature of if you feeling unwell suggest you need to see you local doctor for advise or seek after hours service at your area ...Read more

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31 yr old female upper back for bout a week no other symptoms burning feeling in back what could it be if serious would I have other symptoms?

31 yr old female upper back for bout a week no other symptoms burning feeling in back what could it be if serious would I have other symptoms?

Burning feeling: Is there a rash there? Because that could be shingles. If there's no rash after a week, it's probably not shingles. Did you have any trauma? A fall or bump into something? Maybe there is a little peripheral nerve that is getting pinched in the spine. Serious symptoms would be worsening pain, fevers. If it gets worse, go see someone. ...Read more

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Having upper back pain between shoulder blades no other symptoms 31 year old female burning feeling?

Having upper back pain between shoulder blades no other symptoms 31 year old female burning feeling?

Trigger points: Pain in the midline of the back or around the shoulder blades is usually muscular. Trigger points, fairly specific areas that when pressed reproduce or trigger the pain, are common and muscular. Levator scapula syndrome is a variant near the top of the shoulder blade. Good posture, avoid looking down at computer screens. Try ice/heat, nsaid's, and salonpas hot patches. ...Read more

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My upper back keeps becoming inflamed, and red. It's also accompanied by a burning/pinching feeling. What could it be? Doctor says I'm fine.

My upper back keeps becoming inflamed, and red. It's also accompanied by a burning/pinching feeling. What could it be? Doctor says I'm fine.

Medical massage: If the Dr is right, that's good! What you might have is related to fascia (read: https://www.verywell.com/what-is-the-fascia-3120347 ) and a liscensed massage therapist will see it. Only some are trained to release it, but they would refer you if needed. Once released there may be specific exercises you can do to keep it free. So, seek a good MMT - the only negative is it's probably not covered $. ...Read more

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Hi sir,gd mrng i pulled my trapizius during shoulder workout 1 month nd 1 week before still i m feeling some tightness in uper back when i rotate neck,nd also i feel a burning type sensation and small pullness in upper back nd neck area,i go to orthopadic

Hi sir,gd mrng i pulled my trapizius during shoulder workout 1 month nd 1 week before still i m feeling some tightness in uper back when i rotate neck,nd also i feel a burning type sensation and small pullness in upper back nd neck area,i go to orthopadic

Trapezius spasm: VSanders, mild pain and superficial tears of the delicate muscle group called rotator cuff (supraspinatus, infraspinatus, teres minor), is very easily done in a gym /weigh lifting scenario. Deep tissue muscle massage to rhomboids (upper neck area) and also to trapezius, in lower infra-scapula area. Deep tissue massage breaks down muscle spasm and will relieve pain. Motrin for pain! ...Read more

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Can COPD cause burning, tingling sensations in the upper back lung area? It feels like my upper back and chest is tight and heavy feeling.

Can COPD cause burning, tingling sensations in the upper back lung area? It feels like my upper back and chest is tight and heavy feeling.

Not usually: COPD usually causes shortness of breath, chest tightness, wheezing, and coughing. The sort of symptoms you are describing may be something more significant. I would get checked out by your doctor. He or she can listen to your lungs and maybe get blood tests or a chest xray. ...Read more

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